Asus to Retail Android 10 Update of ROG Phone II from Today

  • Asus ROG Phone II will be retailed via online channels
  • The company seems to be focusing more on gaming fans
  • The product features AMOLED display and Snapdragon 855 processor

Asus ROG Phone II was launched in India in September last year with Andriod 9.0. Recently, the company has released Andriod 10 update for the phone. The product comes in two variants – 8GB RAM + 128GB storage with an MRP of 37,999 and 12GB RAM + 512GB storage with an MRP of 59,999.

The latest development has come after the company started beta testing few months back. The Android 10 update for ROG Phone II will be retailed from today via a firmware-over-the-air (FOTA) update that will be available worldwide. The product is the second gaming phone in the company’s gaming smartphone lineup.

Asus ROG Phone II will feature in Dark Mode

Asus announced on Twitter about the latest update, but later deleted the post without giving specific details. The Android 10 update brings Dark mode, Smart Reply, additional controls over privacy and Gesture Navigation. Also, the update adds new features like, Digital wellbeing, Focus mode and new parental controls.

Product features AMOLED display and Snapdragon 855 processor

Asus ROG Phone II is features a 6000mAh battery with 30W Quick Charging 4.0 and 10W reverse charging.The phone features a large 6.59-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels, a 120Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time and HDR10 support. The display of the phone is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6, which comes with an optical under-display fingerprint scanner.

The product is powered by 2.96GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor along with Adreno 640 GPU. The camera is equipped with a 48MP Sony IMX586 sensor with f/1.79 aperture. The primary camera is accompanied by a 13MP wide-angle camera with a 125-degrees field of view. On the front, there is a 24MP selfie snapper with f/2.2 aperture.